Latest News


community fundraising pack

7XS and WT House Betta Home Living are giving your West Coast community group, school parents and friends or sporting organisation the opportunity to win a fundraising pack.

THE WINNER OF THE Commnity Fundraiser Pack is 


There was over 5000 votes cast - great effort from all the groups that participated 

All thanks to...


scouts logo

1st Queenstown Scouts - Shane Pitt 
Queenstown Scout Group offers a range of activities for girls and boys. From cub scouts ages 8-11yrs and scouts 11-14 yrs. Cubs meet Monday nights from 6.30 PM-8.00 PM and scouts also Monday nights from 7.00 PM- 9.00 PM at the scout hall in Bowes St. The group offers scouting to all West Coast Towns.


cwa tas

C.W.A Zeehan secretary Helen Johnson.
The Zeehan C.W.A fundraises for numerous events and projects, such as Cuppa for Cancer and helps other groups when requested. Please help us support our community. Meetings are held on the 4TH Thursday of each month. More members always welcome.

granville harbour

Granville Harbour Community Coast Care Inc president Shane Dunstan.
The Granville Harbour Coast Care group was formed approximately three years ago, with the intent to becoming proactive in promoting the coastal area for locals and visitors while taking steps to ensure the environment is improved and maintained I.E campsites, road tracks, weeds ext.

just something

Just Something Wonderful Club president Wendy Boeder.
We run the opportunity shop in Rosebery and all the profits from this goes back into the town for the community. Eg. Christmas, Easter Halloween and much more. We are here to help underprivileged people that need assistance.

lions club

Lions Club of Queenstown
Queenstown Lions Club Inc is a service organisation open to both Men and Women who would like to serve their community.
Meeting every 2ND and 4TH Tuesday of the month at the Queenstown Club Orr St Queenstown.

lions club

Lions Club Zeehan secretary June Scott.
The Zeehan Lions Club is a non-profit organization serving the community and charities, being at events and venues assisting with barbecues to raise funds for medical assistance with travelling for medical appointment’s ext.

queenstown community market

Queenstown Community Market treasurer Gail Shea.
The Queenstown Community Market is run by a very small group of volunteers known as The Lyell Craft Com Inc. Money raised from the sale of market stalls and raffles is used to cover expenses such as hire of hall, purchase of table, advertising and insurance. Each year we donate to several charities such as Cancer Council, Walk of Life RFDS and Westpac Helicopter Rescue.
For many years now we have donated four bursaries St. Josephs, Mountain Heights School. We also donate to Ladies Auxiliary of the West Coast District Hospital.

queenstown crows logo

Queenstown Crows Football Club president Peter Newson
Our local footy club give a lot to the community and also give a lot of our young boys in town something to get interested in.
Established in 1994 and won premiership’s in 1997, 2014 Reserves 1999 and 2004.

queenstown fire brigade

Queenstown Fire Brigade - Brigade Chief Paul Bugg 
We are a 
local volunteer Fire Brigade for Queenstown and are here to serve the community of Queenstown and the West Coast for all emergency's that happen.  Our annual event for the year is our Christmas Raffle which is drawn on Christmas Eve, during the town's Christmas Parade. We are always looking for new members to join our Brigade. 

queenstown golf club

Queenstown Golf Club - Treasurer John Halton  
A friendly & welcoming club, with a challenging 9 hole course, set amongst the rugged & picturesque West Coast environment. Enjoy a round of golf & relax in our club rooms with a drink as you share stories of the shots that played out, & the ones that did not quite work. New members always welcome - once played, never forgotton ! 


Queenstown Junior Basketball
Queenstown Junior Basketball Association caters for children aged 6-14. Our roster runs from October to April.

Queenstown Medical Union Board 
Queenstown Medical union providing community healthcare since 1896.  

queenstown mens shed logo

Queenstown Men’s Shed President Peter Purcell.
The Men’s Shed provides a safe and friendly environment where you can connect with people and be part of your community. The Men’s Shed is also a powerful tool for addressing men’s health and wellbeing. So feel free to drop in for a cuppa and a yarn. We are open Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am to 12.30pm.

tas pcyc

Queenstown PCYC secretary Natasha Williscroft.
Queenstown PCYC support young children and youth of Queenstown through multiple weekly activities including kids club and boxing. We also provide our Mobile Activity Centre to all West Coast towns.

rosebery fest

Rosebery Festival President Jacqui Moyle
Rosebery festival has been running for 25 years this year and is a nonprofit organisation. We provide a free festival for our community every year bringing new and exciting things to our region.

rosebery womens hockey

Rosbery Womens Hockey Association
The Rosebery Women's Hockey Association has been playing for 90 years.  With 5 competitive teams, with players aging from 11 to 70. Giving the residents of the West Coast a fun active sport on Saturday mornings.  Providing a safe and enjoyable environment for all players and spectators.  We are always looking for new players and support from our wonderful region.  We thank all that have supported the Association in the past and hope that many will, well into the future to keep a strong vibrant association for future generations. 


State Emergency Services Robert Butterfield Queenstown SES coordinator.
The Queenstown SES Unit is one of three on the West Caost, and covers a wide area from Derwent Bridge to Strahan and Tullah. Supporting the Zeehan & Rosebery Units as required. The Unit responds to the following : emergency operations, general rescue, storm damage, road crash rescue and land search and rescue. SES also support other emergency services as required. The unit is made of 100% Volunteers from our community. SES assistance can be obtained by calling 132 500 for Flood & Storm assistance. Life Threatening emergencies call 000. Trainng is held every Tuesday evening at the West Caost Units from 7pm.  The Queenstown Unit is located in Batchelor Street.  New Volunteers are most weelcome to come along and see what SES do. 

st josephs

St Josephs Queenstown P & F
For all in our St Joseph’s Catholic School community to consistently live the school motto of courtesy and consideration as we build a nurturing, forward thinking Catholic learning community with a focus on excellence in all our endeavours. Our Parents and Friends Association are active in Fundraising to assist in meeting the needs of students and the school. 

west coast christmas appeal

The West Coast Christmas Appeal
The West Coast Christmas Appeal is a network of service providers and groups who are raising funds to assist vulnerable West Coasters’ at Christmas. All funds raised on the West Coast will be expended on the West Coast. Please participate in our trivia night in each town ship. West Coasters helping West Coasters.

 toorak boxing club

Toorak Boxing Club Rosebery
J.D coaches boxing as a amateur sport and provides an outlet for kids, parents and singles with not only boxing we provide boxercise for fitness and also help keep troubled kids of the street.

tullah progress

Tullah Progress Association president Jenny Bowie.
T.P.A is a volunteer, not for profit organisation. We aim to support and improve our town for the betterment of local businesses and community members. We liaise with local and state government depts. To improve and develop our infrastructure and amenities. We are endeavoring to put our town on the map as the Gateway of the West Coast and provide info on our stunning geographical situation and many activities that provide a unique destination for Tasmanians and tourists.

zeehan xmas party

Zeehan Community Christmas Party - President  Charie Bourke
The Zeehan Community Christmas Party brings the spirit of Christmas to all the many children of Zeehan and the West Coast, irrelevant of backround. The committees biggest thrill is the faces lighting up on the day and changing the fabric of the community one smile at a time. This year's party is Saturday December 2nd at 3.30pm at the conclusion of the Zeehan Christmas Parade in Howards Park.

zeehan gem

Zeehan Gem and Mineral Fair Association president Kim Dunstan.
We are a fund raising group this enables us to run the children’s amusements and rides at our annual Zeehan Gem and Mineral Fair.


Zeehan Golf Club president Arthur Youd
We are a small club with currently 12 members, we have a very dedicated committee who can still raise funds to keep this tough little nine hole course going in difficult times.
We are centered in the heart of our great West Coast everyone is welcome to play for a very modest cost.


Zeehan Men's Shed
The Zeehan Men's Shed started in 2016.  We provide a friendly and safe environment where you can be with like minded people and be part of the community.  The men's shed helps address Men's Health and the well being of members.  Our opening times are Wednesday 10am - 3pm and Thursday 10am - 3pm. 

zeehan opshop

Zeehan Op Shop co-coordinator Meip Sheahen.
Zeehan Op Shop is a nonprofit organization run by volunteers, opening three days a week Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Money raised is donated to volunteer groups in the community.
This can only happen through the very generous donations from the West Coast community.


Terms and Conditions
Voters can vote as many times for as many different groups as they like. The group with the most votes will win. If more than one group receives the same amount of winning votes, we will hold another draw between the finalists to choose the winner.

You may also like...

No independent test of marriage survey ads

No independent test of marriage survey ads

A taxpayer-funded advertising campaign for the same-sex marriage survey won't be scrutinised by an independent watchdog. Finance Minister Mathias...

Same sex update

Same sex update

Tasmanian Greens Senator Nick McKim's sending out a rallying cry to young people in the state to get on the electoral role to ensure they can...

Wild winds to lash northern Tasmania

Wild winds to lash northern Tasmania

A severe weather warning has been issued for northern parts of Tasmania with damaging winds expected to hit a large stretch of the state. A cold...

Concerns over Vic cops at swingers dance

Concerns over Vic cops at swingers dance

Victoria's Police Minister has "serious concerns" over footage of police dancing with scantily clad women at a nightclub swingers party on the...